NY6440 : Heading into a great white wilderness

taken 7 years ago, 4 km from Gamblesby, Cumbria, Great Britain

Heading into a great white wilderness
Heading into a great white wilderness
We met these cross-country skiers on top of Fiend's Fell heading towards Cross Fell ('as far as we get'). They had parked at the cafe on top of Hartside, having driven up from Cheshire. They will have to get their skates on(!) if they intend visiting Cross Fell - it's a long way off. Down in the dip ahead of them we also met a couple snow-shoeing. Both their sets of tracks were very helpful to us mere walkers in the soft snow.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 30 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Air, Sky, Weather 
Place (from Tags)
North Pennines 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 6432 4060 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:45.5438N 2:33.3579W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 6430 4064
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Cross Country Skiing  Snow  Fells  Skiers 

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